Magic Kingdom’s Storybook Circus soft opens today at Walt Disney World.

James James | March 12, 2012

The construction walls are finally down, and Storybook Circus, the first section of Magic Kingdom’s New Fantasyland expansion, has entered a soft opening for all Walt Disney World guests to enjoy! Storybook Circus actually beat Disney’s projected “late March” launch window that we reported last month. This first phase of Storybook Circus includes one carousel Read More

Video preview of Magic Kingdom’s upcoming Be Our Guest Restaurant.

James James | March 8, 2012

Disney Parks Blog posted a great video today showing the Walt Disney Imagineers giving a first glimpse into the ballroom at Disney World’s upcoming Be Our Guest Restaurant. The video details the thought process and creation behind a massive mural of the night sky that is supposed to transport you into the world of Beauty Read More

Disney World’s Fastpass return window to be strictly enforced starting today.

James James | March 7, 2012

Walt Disney World’s Fastpass system is undergoing a significant policy change starting today. As John Frost from The Disney Blog reported last month, Disney World cast members will now be enforcing the return window printed on the Fastpass ticket. The hour long return period has been printed on the ticket since the system began back Read More

Free Disney World Dining Plan returns this fall!

James James | March 6, 2012

If you stay at a Disney World Resort hotel between August 25th through September 29th this fall, the meals for your vacation could be on Disney. If you book a non-discounted Disney World room and ticket package by May 18th, 2012, Disney will include the Disney Dining Plan for free. That means select meals and Read More

First impressions: Disney Parks Mobile Magic app for iPhone provides accurate wait times, may mercilessly destroy your battery.

James James | March 5, 2012

Late last month, Disney released the Disney Parks Mobile Magic app for all iPhones, after it had been released for Verizon Android devices last year. This free app provides Disney World guests with a GPS map of the park, up to the minute wait times for attractions, dining reservations, and even a character finder. Last Read More

The One More Disney Day Survival Guide

James James | February 28, 2012

As we all know, tomorrow is leap day, aka “One More Disney Day,” where Magic Kingdom at Disney World and Disneyland Park in Anaheim, CA will be open for 24 hours straight. That’s 24 straight hours of guests boarding Space Mountain, getting spooked in The Haunted Mansion, and humming the Small World theme song because Read More

Disney World Deal: Special Savings this Spring for Florida Residents

James James | February 27, 2012

Walt Disney World is offering Florida residents a reason to visit this Spring Break season. Florida residents can buy a Wild for 3 Pass, which gives 3 days of park admission to the Disney World parks for $99 plus tax. Disney also is also offering an option for 4 days for just $30 more. As Read More

Storybook Circus to open late March; Snow White’s last Scary Adventure will take place May 31st.

James James | February 23, 2012

Disney World has announced some major New Fantasyland news, some exciting and some bittersweet. First the good news: The first part of the New Fantasyland expansion, Storybook Circus, is slated to open by late March. While New Fantasyland will continue to roll out openings over the next year, this announcement makes that plan a bit Read More

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom Opens at Walt Disney World

James James | February 22, 2012

If you’re wandering around Disney World’s first gate and notice a bunch of people running around, looking at maps, and pointing cards at windows, do not be alarmed. Those guests are just defeating evil and saving the fate of the Kingdom in the new attraction Sorcerers of The Magic Kingdom. Opening today, Sorcerers of the Read More

Disney releases official Disneyland Explorer App for the iPad

James James | February 7, 2012

The Walt Disney Company recently released an official Disneyland app for the iPad and iPad 2. This app offers iPad users a chance to take a tour around Disney’s Anaheim based theme parks. Disney fans can tap and scroll through Disneyland, California Adventure, Downtown Disney, and the Disneyland resorts. The application includes images, videos, and Read More